Physical Examination in Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine

Physical Examination in Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine

1st Edition - March 28, 2014

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Physical Examination in Cardiovascular Chinese Medicine details the basics of how to take and record cardiac patient history and triage vitals, then apply the basic western and TCM methods for examining cardiovascular patients in the clinic. It outlines the basic procedure for creating intake questions and then examining the cardiovascular patient using both western and TCM techniques. This book is intended for US-based licensed TCM practitioners as well as cardiology researchers.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction

    • Approving Agencies
    • Course Description
    • Course Objectives

    Section I: Getting Started

    Chapter 1. Introduction

    • Chapter Objectives
    • 1.1 Part 1: The Introduction
    • 1.2 Part 2: The Family and Present History
    • 1.3 Part 3: Female History
    • 1.4 Part 4: Present Medications
    • 1.5 Part 5: Current Symptoms
    • Notes

    Section II: The Triage

    Chapter 2. Weight Measurement

    • Chapter Objectives
    • 2.1 Part 1: Risk Factors
    • 2.2 Part 2: BMI
    • 2.3 Part 3: Waist Circumference
    • Notes

    Chapter 3. Taking the Blood Pressure

    • Chapter Objectives
    • 3.1 Part 1: Tools
    • 3.2 Part 2: Basic Procedure
    • 3.3 Part 3: Measurement Standards
    • Notes

    Chapter 4. Taking the Temperature

    • Chapter Objectives
    • 4.1 Part 1: Problems of High Temperature
    • 4.2 Part 2: Problems of Low Temperature
    • 4.3 Part 3: Procedure
    • Notes

    Section III: Exam Room 1

    Chapter 5. Physical Exam Basics

    • Chapter Objectives
    • 5.1 Part 1: Observation
    • 5.2 Part 2: Preparation
    • 5.3 Part 3: Cardiac Palpation
    • 5.4 Part 4: Auscultation
    • 5.5 Part 5: Respiratory Palpation
    • 5.6 Part 6: Auscultation
    • 5.7 Part 6: Auscultation
    • Notes

    Section IV: Exam Room 2

    Chapter 6. Tongue and Pulse Diagnosis

    • Chapter Objectives
    • 6.1 Clinical Assessment
    • 6.2 Case #1
    • 6.3 Case #2
    • 6.4 Case #3
    • 6.5 Case #4
    • Notes

    Chapter 7. Putting It All Together

    • 7.1 Part 1: Case Study #1
    • 7.2 Part 2: Case Study #2
    • 7.3 Part 3: Case Study #3
    • 7.4 Part 4: Case Study #4
    • 7.5 Part 5: Case Study #5
    • 7.6 Part 6: Case Study #6

Product details

  • No. of pages: 96
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2014
  • Published: March 28, 2014
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128006382

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